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Ben Lomond

[ben loh-muh nd] /bɛn ˈloʊ mənd/
a mountain in central Scotland, in Stirlingshire, on the E shore of Loch Lomond. 3192 feet (975 meters). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Occasionally, natives were found in the neighbourhood of Ben Lomond.

  • He was not, for he never had a home in the shadow of Ben Lomond.

    Tam O' The Scoots Edgar Wallace
  • We did not ascend Ben Lomond—the price being very high and a half a day of rest being quite acceptable.

  • "I think we shall go as far as to the foot of Ben Lomond," said Mr. George.

    Rollo in Scotland Jacob Abbott
  • The rebel officers and crew of the Ben Lomond were greatly astonished when the order was given to let go the anchor.

    Brave Old Salt Oliver Optic
  • He was one of the sappers and miners, that we saw on the top of Ben Lomond.

    Rollo in Scotland Jacob Abbott
  • They had been brought to work the engine of the Ben Lomond, if, fortunately, she were captured.

    Brave Old Salt Oliver Optic
  • You would like to make a little arrangement for the capture of the Ben Lomond.

    Brave Old Salt Oliver Optic
  • Ben Lomond stands as a sentinel or outer-guard to the Highlands, and hence the range of view from it is of unusual extent.

    Scottish Loch Scenery Thomas A. Croal
  • They were now placed on board of the Ben Lomond to be sent north.

    Brave Old Salt Oliver Optic
British Dictionary definitions for Ben Lomond

Ben Lomond

/bɛn ˈləʊmənd/
a mountain in W central Scotland, on the E side of Loch Lomond. Height: 973 m (3192 ft)
a mountain in NE Tasmania. Height: 1527 m (5010 ft)
a mountain in SE Australia, in NE New South Wales. Height: 1520 m (4986 ft)
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